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10-24-2012, 04:26 AM   #1
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Finally I got me a pentax!

Hello,

I'm from Belgium and since of yesterday I'm the proud owner of a pentax K5!
I'm new here as a forummember but for the last 4 months this website was open every day! Because as soon as I decided on a pentax K5 I started looking everything up what there was to know about pentax. Also when I realized the DA lenses were too expensive for me to buy immediately after the camera, I searched for other options and found older pentax lenses on secondhand sites and compared how good they were with this forums member reviews. And as a result of that, before I even owned the pentax K5 I already owned 6 lenses, 2 pentax camera's and 2 flashes
And now I'm sitting here enjoying myself with my little collecting of treasures!

So thank you all for adding those reviews and insights, I hope with my membership here I can do the same for some other people!

10-24-2012, 04:56 AM   #2
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Welcome tinekevl!

We'll call your situation "early onset LBA" :-)

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10-24-2012, 05:42 AM   #3
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Hi tinekepinneke, nice to greet you here! You will grow to absolutely love your K-5 and especially when coupled to your 50mm and 100mm M lenses!
10-24-2012, 05:40 PM   #4
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Welcome to the forum, tinekevl. The older lenses work great with the K-5, and I'll look forward to your photos from Belgium.

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QuoteOriginally posted by tinekevl Quote
And as a result of that, before I even owned the pentax K5 I already owned 6 lenses,
Welcome to the forums. LBA and CBA come to mind right from the start.
10-24-2012, 06:20 PM   #6
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Welcome!
Your trajectory into the Pentax world sounds familiar to my own and I suspect that of some here on PF. The forum is a valuable resource in so many ways.
I'm just gonna say that since joining Pentax, I got a bad case of LBA and CBA. I love getting my hands on old glass.
Good luck on your journey.
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Welcome tinekevl. Yes, I did exactly the same thing!
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